bombing run


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bombing run

In bombing, that part of the flight that begins, normally from an initial point, with the approach to the target, includes the target acquisition, and ends normally at the weapon release point.
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NATO fighter jets have attacked three ports in bombing runs, targeting Muammar Gaddafi's navy with the goal of protecting the nearby rebel-held port of Misrata.
Miraculously, the initial Japanese bombing run had left the gigantic Flying For-tresses largely unscathed.
The bombing run was filmed in the Iraqi province of Diyala, which borders Iran.
At the time his ship was hit, my element was catching hell, too, and we were on a bombing run. Not much time to look out of the cockpit....
Unable to execute a true dive-bombing attack with his Vindicator, Fleming began a glide bombing run out of the sun from an altitude of 4,000 feet, setting his sights on Mikuma.
The Pentagon said the bombing run occurred late on Friday night near Khowst, south-west of Tora Bora.
Some Maranao residents agreed with Galvez's observation that the bombing run could deepen antigovernment sentiments.
The Pentagon said the convoy was destroyed in the bombing run, which occurred late on Friday night.
Some Maranao residents said they agreed with Galvez's observation that the bombing run could deepen the anti-government sentiments here.
Austin recovered from a bombing run on a target near Kumson but was struck by a 37mm round.
"His finger, thumb and palm prints have been found on a number of exhibits not on the bomb lorry itself, of course, because that was virtually destroyed in the explosion but his prints were found on items which the prosecution suggest can be inextricably linked both to the practice run and the bombing run itself."
This is a bigger, tighter, better game and bringing back Assault mode and adding Onslaught are enough to justify buying it without getting all the maps included from 2003 plus more new maps It's intense, blazingly fast and has 10 game modes: Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, Invasion, Mutant, Capture the Flag, Bombing Run, Last Man Standing, Double Domination, Assault, and Onslaught.